Jim McBride has been a part of the Chicago music scene for over 20 years. He has contributed his trumpet playing to the following local orchestras: University of Chicago Symphony, Chicago Metropolitan Symphony, the Northwest Chicago Symphony, Lake Shore Symphony.
He’s been a member of the Chicago-based circus punk marching band Mucca Pazza for 10 years, which has toured the U.S. and Canada.
Jim has also been a session recording musician, adding his trumpet to the music of local artists, including Judson Claiborne and Jefferey Thomas.
Jim resides in La Grange Park, with his wife and son.